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Tue, 24 March 2015 Melbourne Water has announced a major water main replacement project for the M102 water main in the city’s inner west, a project that will use sliplining techniques in several sections. Fri, 20 March 2015 With the aid of horizontal directional drilling, Western Power has removed the final power pole in the Perth suburb of Subiaco after completing the municipality’s final underground power project in Shenton Park. Wed, 18 March 2015 Water utility GWMWater is inviting tenders for the relining of a series of sewer mains throughout the utility’s service region in Western Victoria. Mon, 16 March 2015 Thiess Services has released a tender seeking expressions of interest in order to expand its list of subcontractors working on the National Broadband Network project, with directional drilling one of the required services. Thu, 12 March 2015 Infrastructure company Abergeldie is seeking full-time pipeline rehabilitation installers and cutter operators to work on projects along Australia’s East Coast. Tue, 10 March 2015 Early bird registrations are now open for No-Dig Down Under 2015, the premier trenchless conference and exhibition in the Southern Hemisphere. Tue, 10 March 2015 As well as commencing a $A130 million upgrade to Brisbane's oldest and largest sewer pipe this month, Queensland Urban Utilities has recently begun an upgrade to Somerset’s sewerage network, which includes tunnelling under the Brisbane Valley Highway using trenchless techniques. Thu, 5 March 2015 The State Government of Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority has granted conditional approval for the expansion of Chevron Australia’s Gorgon Gas Development Project, which will feature a horizontal directional drilling campaign. Tue, 3 March 2015 A new report into the impact of corrosion to the Australian water industry estimates a total annual cost of $A982 million to country’s water utilities and wider communities, with CCTV inspection a possible cost reduction strategy. Fri, 27 February 2015 The National Broadband Network has announced its half-yearly results to December 2014, posting significant increases in revenue and end users but an overall loss of $A497 million. Wed, 25 February 2015 Construction has commenced on AusNet Services’ second natural gas pipeline from Geelong to Torquay, a $A2.9 million project that will be installed using horizontal directional drilling. Mon, 23 February 2015 Tunnel boring machine ‘Alice’ has completed her first stage of tunnelling on New Zealand’s $NZ1.4 billion Waterview Connection project and must be turned around to begin the next section. Thu, 19 February 2015 Construction group Seymour Whyte has announced the awarding of a $A87 million contract for the Green Square Trunk Stormwater Project to the Drying Green Alliance. Tue, 17 February 2015 John Holland Group has begun construction on a 17 km pipeline in Melbourne’s outer western suburbs, which will use microtunnelling at several key crossings. Fri, 13 February 2015 The final go-ahead has been given for Sydney’s $A2.6 billion NorthConnex project, which will see two 9 km tunnels constructed by a Lend Lease-Bouygues joint venture. Wed, 11 February 2015 Melbourne water utility Yarra Valley Water is trialling a new hydro-excavation technology to help preserve as many intrusive tree roots as possible when carrying out pipe maintenance. Tue, 10 February 2015 From NBN Co’s broadband network to the upcoming VNIE and Esso Longford pipelines, Trenchless Australasia looks at the top predictions for Australia’s trenchless industry in 2015. Mon, 9 February 2015 More than $A136 million worth of investments have been announced for Queensland’s sewer and water infrastructure, including a huge trenchless project for a Brisbane sewer and new water pipes for Springfield. Mon, 9 February 2015 With the company’s plans for drought-proofing Perth now “well-advanced”, Western Australia’s Water Corporation has announced its intention to pursue a private buyer for its in-house Engineering and Construction Services team. Mon, 9 February 2015 Icon Water Limited, which owns and operates water and sewerage assets and services in the Australian Capital Territory, has appointed John Knox to the position of Chief Executive Officer following a recent recruitment campaign. Thu, 5 February 2015 Gippsland Water has announced the completion of a 100 m microtunnelling job with two infrastructure crossings, a critical phase of the $A13 million Warragul Sewer Upgrade project. Tue, 3 February 2015 The longest ever completed directional drilling pilot bore to utilise walkover technology in Australasia has been accomplished, as part of a series of major infrastructure upgrades> in Sydney, New South Wales. Tue, 3 February 2015 With the help of industry experts, Trenchless Australasia has put together the complete resource for personnel working across all facets of the microtunnelling industry. The e-guide is available now for free download. Fri, 30 January 2015 Wannon Water has deployed adjustable closed-circuit television throughout more than 3 km of underground sewer network in the town of Coleraine, Victoria.